Building lives on knife steel: the London gym tackling crime

The stabbing deaths of two teenagers in the course of one weekend earlier this month have reignited the debate about knife-crime in the UK. In the year ending March 2018, fatal stabbings in England and Wales reached their highest level since records began more than 70 years ago, with almost 40% of all knife offences occurring in London. But an innovative project in London is trying to convert the destructive into something constructive – by taking seized and surrendered knives off London’s streets and melting them down to make outdoor fitness parks.

People in Stoke-on-Trent, UK react to Brexit deal vote

Residents of Stoke-on-Trent in central England react to the recent House of Commons vote to reject a ‘no-deal’ Brexit, as the March 29 divorce date approaches.

Beckham unveils football field in underserved neighborhood

Former England and LA Galaxy player David Beckham unveils a new football pitch bearing his name, in an underserved Los Angeles neighborhood.

England sink Brazil in SheBelieves Cup

England come from behind to defeat Brazil 2-1 in the opening game of the SheBelieves Cup friendly international tournament.

Football: US, England and Japan prepare for “SheBelieves Cup”

England, Japan and the defending women’s World Cup champion USA train before the friendly tournament “SheBelieves Cup” in Chester, US.

Boat carrying body from Sala plane wreckage docks in UK

The boat bringing the body recovered from the wreckage of a plane carrying Argentine footballer Emiliano Sala in the Channel docks in southern England. IMAGES of the boat

Witness describes helping Prince Philip after crash

(18 Jan 2019) Motorist Roy Warne explains how he helped Queen Elizabeth II’s husband out of his car after it rolled over in an accident on a busy road known for safety issues in eastern England. (Jan. 18)

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DACA recipient weighs risks of Rhodes opportunity

(4 Jan 2019) A Harvard student who became the first immigrant legally shielded from deportation to receive a Rhodes Scholarship to study in England says the joy of that achievement has given way to uncertainty. (Jan. 4)

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